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My Favorite Zucchini Bread Recipe

Nothing says summer like an abundance of zucchini. Well, at least to gardeners and their friends. By the end of July most gardeners are grumbling about the ever prolific, shockingly quick to grow zucchini. Making zucchini bread is a great way to use up some of those monster squash you might have laying around. Zucchini… Continue reading My Favorite Zucchini Bread Recipe

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Beyond the Basics in the Garden: Macronutrients

Nutrients are necessary chemical compounds that are found in every living thing on the planet. They are required to break down food to supply energy to all organisms, including people, animals and plants. Plants rely mainly on sixteen elements for proper growth and development. Three of the elements the plants gather from the air; carbon,… Continue reading Beyond the Basics in the Garden: Macronutrients

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How to Freeze Herbs, Pesto, Vegetables and Bacon

Living in a small apartment has a few perks {you only have to plug the vacuum cleaner into one outlet to get the whole place done!} but it has drawbacks as well. We have no yard just a small covered patio and limited inside window space. So for the time being we are stuck buying… Continue reading How to Freeze Herbs, Pesto, Vegetables and Bacon